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Anyone from Womble have more info? Especially interested in which group(s) were most impacted?

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Can’t be a firm with strong financials if you make cuts like that right out the gate.

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That's what I was thinking. Like, it's been 2 weeks. If you're already doing that, you were on thin ice we before COVID.

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